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New Vision Foundation

Mission:

To create a pathway to success by motivating disadvantaged youth in Minnesota and the developing world through digital literacy, engage responsible companies in IT philanthropy, and inspire progress toward global sustainable development.

Program:

Coding Classes: Classes to help participants increase skills in coding, digital literacy, data-driven decision making and critical thinking.

Internship Opportunities: Collaborate with various internship programs to secure IT internships for program participants in mid- to large-size companies in the Twin Cities.

Mentorship Opportunities: Coordinate with institutions of higher education to provide each participant with a mentor who provides guidance on life and career choices.

E-pal Program: Create digital collaborations between local participants and peers in New Vision Foundations programs in East Africa to facilitate cross-cultural communication and learning.

Capacity Building Priorities:

  • Strategic planning
  • Expansion strategies
  • Earned revenue
  • Marketing

Founder and Executive Director
Hussein Farah

SVP Lead Partner
Adam Ziskind